The Global Critical Thinking Movement Needs Your Help! Contribute Today!

focus on

We offer on-site and online professional development, helping educators bring critical thinking into teaching and administrators instill it in curricula. We also serve business, military, and government. (Now offering custom webinars and short courses!)

Spring 2021 Registration Open Now!

Study under the guidance of a first-generation Paulian Scholar from the comfort of your home or office! Credits and CEU's are available to those who want them. There are no mandatory live meetings; work on your own time.

Custom Online Intensive Workshops & Short Courses for Your Institution or Business

The Foundation for Critical Thinking offers customized webinars and six-week online training programs on critical thinking in a multitude of topics, enabling us to custom-design a learning experience for your institution based on your needs and goals.

The Set of 23 Thinker's Guides is Back!

Rowman & Littlefield, co-publisher and exclusive distributor of the Thinker’s Guide Library, has released the Thinker's Guide Library Special Bundle! You can now own all 23 Thinker's Guides for half the cost of buying them individually! (Click below for ordering information.)

We are pleased to announce the launch of the Center for Critical Thinking Community Online! This new interactive learning platform provides users a place to develop together as reasoners through a multitude of activities, social media features, and more! FREE 30-Day Trial!

Contribute to the Global Critical Thinking Movement

As a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with no grant funding or major benefactors, we need help to keep this organization alive. We invite you to contribute to the critical thinking movement; all donations go toward important projects, including provision of learning resources to prisoners.


We offer online training and webinars by world-renowned scholars!
Read their blog here!


Critical thinking is a desire to seek, patience to doubt, fondness to meditate, slowness to assert, readiness to consider, carefulness to dispose and set in order; and hatred for every kind of imposture.

~ Francis Bacon (1605)

OUR MISSION

The Foundation and Center for Critical Thinking aim
to improve education in colleges, universities and primary
through secondary schools. Read more.